Incoming UVM President Thomas Sullivan says he’s deeply concerned that the U.S. Supreme Court
could soon erode the national policy on affirmative action and undermine UVM’s efforts to boost minority enrollment.
A former provost and law school dean at the University of Minnesota has been appointed the 26th president of the University of Vermont. UVM’s Board of Trustees says it chose Thomas Sullivan because his background and experience are compatible with Vermont’s flagship institution.
BURLINGTON — A University of Vermont fraternity whose members are accused of
circulating a survey that asked who they would like to rape has been
closed indefinitely. The national Sigma Phi Epsilon made the announcement on Friday.
John Bramley has called for closer cooperation between the state and the
University of Vermont since becoming interim president in August. Last
week, Governor Peter Shumlin took a step in that direction when he
appointed a task force that will reevaluate the state’s relationship
In a policy speech at the University of Vermont Tuesday, where he appointed a task force. That
group will reevaluate the relationship between the state and UVM and
will make recommendations to the governor and the university’s new